Academy Award-winning actor Robert Redford stars in All Is Lost (2013), an open-water thriller about one man’s battle for survival against the elements after his sailboat is destroyed at sea. Written and directed by Academy Award nominee J.C. Chandor (Margin Call) with a musical score by Alex Ebert, the film is a gripping, visceral and powerfully moving tribute to ingenuity and resilience. To celebrate the home entertainment release of All Is Lost this coming Monday (28 April), we have THREE copies of Chandor’s latest to give away to our readers on DVD, courtesy of Universal Pictures UK. This is an exclusive competition for our Facebook and Twitter fans, so if you haven’t already, make sure you ‘Like’ us at or follow us @CineVue before answering the question below.

Deep into a solo voyage across the Indian Ocean, Our Man (Redford) finds himself battling for survival against the elements, having unwittingly sailed into the path of a violent storm. Relying heavily on his mariner’s intuition and a strength that belies his age, the sailor barely survives as his boat is destroyed and his navigation equipment and radio disabled. Stranded alone on the high seas, he is forced to rely on ocean currents to carry him into a shipping lane in hopes of attracting the attention of a passing vessel, using only a sextant and nautical maps to chart his progress. With the sun blaring, sharks circling and supplies dwindling, the sailor soon finds himself confronted by his own mortality.

To be in with a chance of winning one of THREE copies of All Is Lost on DVD, just answer the following simple question:

In which ocean does Robert Redford find himself stranded in All Is Lost?

a) The Atlantic Ocean
b) The Indian Ocean
c) The Pacific Ocean

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J.C. Chandor’s All Is Lost is released on DVD and Blu-ray from Monday 28 April, courtesy of Universal Pictures UK.

This competition closes at 6pm on Thursday 1 May 2014.

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